...My teaching style is to stress the importance of algebra with word problems and real world examples, both as a core skill and a motivational tool. I recently (03/2013) passed the Massachusetts Test for Educator Licensing (MTEL) subject 09 test (which covers the standard math curriculum from grad...
Boxford, MAView Tutor
...In short, I'm an absolute expert with Pre-Calculus. Often included with Pre-Calculus, Trigonometry is a challenging topic for many reasons. A thorough exploration of triangles and their applications to algebra and the coordinate plane are a detailed, intricate topic that looks great on a college application but is a challenge to truly understand and succeed at.
Needham, MAView Tutor
...However, the verbal section includes synonyms and analogies that are no longer used as part of the SAT, but with which I am very familiar from earlier versions. My tutoring strategy for SSAT utilizes published practice test guides. Because of heavy dependence on multiple-choice questions (excep...
Andover, MAView Tutor
...I graduated with honors from Fairfield University with a math degree and education minor. I also hold a Master?s degree in math from Boston College. I was the recipient of the Teaching Excellence Award at BC and the Teaching Inclusion Award from BHS.
Lexington, MAView Tutor
...Since then, I have studied these and other languages at Phillips Academy, Harvard College, and Princeton University. From the beginning, I was always intensely interested not only in learning the languages themselves, but also in observing the ways in which they were taught. I often found myself helping my classmates when they struggled to understand a lesson or prepare for an exam.
Somerville, MAView Tutor